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2014-10-29 12:24:34

Opportunities for Unsaturated Polyester Resin in Indian Composites Industry 2013-2018: Trends, Forecast, and Competitive Analysis IRVING, Texas, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Unsaturated polyester resin are used for a variety of applications such as, pipe & tanks, construction, transportation, electrical and electronics, and marine, in the Indian composites industry. The unsaturated polyester resin market in the Indian composites industry is expected to grow at a CAGR of 14.6%...

2014-10-29 12:24:14

Opportunities for Adhesives in the Global Composites Industry 2014-2019 IRVING, Texas, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Adhesives in composites are mainly used in varieties industries, such as, automotive, wind energy, aerospace, and marine. Adhesives are primarily used in bonding and assembling of various parts, such as, roof assembly, door, spoiler, hood, trunk, and lift gate. Automotive is the largest end user industry segment in the global market, followed by aerospace, wind, and...

2014-10-29 12:24:05

DUBLIN, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5g4rb4/global_and ) has announced the addition of the "Global and Chinese DIDP Plasticizer Industry Report 2014" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/5g4rb4/global_and ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The Global and Chinese DIDP Plasticizer Industry Report 2014 is a professional...

2014-10-29 12:24:00

DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Bauxite and Alumina - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Bauxite and Alumina in Thousand Metric Tons by the following Product Segments: Bauxite (Metallurgical Bauxite, & Non-Metallurgical Bauxite), and Alumina (Metallurgical Alumina, & Non-Metallurgical Alumina). The...

2014-10-29 12:23:49

DUBLIN, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Fermentation Chemicals - Global Strategic Business Report 2014" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130307/600769 This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Fermentation Chemicals in US$ Million by the following Product Segments: The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canada, Japan, Europe, Asia-Pacific, Middle East, and Latin America. Annual...

2014-10-29 12:23:37

MINNEAPOLIS, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bluestar Silicones unveils its new Silbione® Biomedical Liquid Silicone Rubber product line for long-term implant applications of greater than 30 days in the body at the Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) East Conference (Booth #1030), October 29-30, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. "This introduction marks the first next generation of LSR materials offered to the long-term implant market in decades," says Karen O'Keefe,...

2014-10-29 12:23:32

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) will highlight its portfolio of industrial gas supply and process optimization solutions for the oil recycling industry at the 2014 NORA Conference & Trade Show in Fajardo, Puerto Rico, from November 5-7. Oil recyclers requiring hydrogen for hydrotreating and nitrogen for inerting and blanketing are encouraged to stop by booth #53 to speak with a knowledgeable Air Products representative about the most...

2014-10-29 12:23:30

DALLAS, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Large, metropolitan regions are not only hubs for commercial construction, but they are also the areas that are most vulnerable to attacks and catastrophic losses from natural disasters, like tornadoes or hurricanes. Whether renovating or building new structures, protection of occupants and assets has become a top priority for today's architects. The latest generation of high-performance plastics from Bayer MaterialScience LLC is being used by builders...

2014-10-29 12:23:21

AMSTERDAM, October 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Professors Barry Trost, Stanford University, USA and Professor Jiro Tsuji, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, receive 2014 Tetrahedron Prize for their outstanding contributions to Organic Chemistry Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ] and the Executive Board of Editors of the Tetrahedron journal series are pleased to announce that the 2014 Tetrahedron Prize for Creativity in Organic &...

2014-10-29 12:23:17

Global High Density Polyethylene Industry 2012-2017: Trend, Profit, and Forecast Analysis IRVING, Texas, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- High density polyethylene is widely used in packaging, construction, transportation, and electrical and electronics industries. The major applications of high density polyethylene are in bottles, plastic bags, folding chairs, natural gas pipe distribution system, safety equipment, household chemicals, and plastic caps. The Asia Pacific region is...


Latest Chemistry Reference Libraries

Papaver bracteatum
2014-10-27 10:36:03

Papaver bracteatum, commonly referred to as the Iranian poppy, is a hardy perennial poppy. It is high in thebaine, which is an opiate that can be converted into codeine. P. bracteatum grows on thick stalks that can grow up to 4 feet. Its flowers are large and deep red, measuring up to 8 inches across. There is a notable black spot located near the base of the petals. The main non-horticultural use of P. bracteatum is the production of thebaine. This substance can be converted to codeine...

Caribbean Pine, Pinus caribaea
2014-04-18 08:11:48

Caribbean pine (Pinus caribaea) is native to Central America, Cuba, the Bahamas as well as the Turks and Caicos Islands. The Caribbean pine also grows in Asia, Australia, New Zealand, Jamaica, Colombia, South Africa and China where they were introduced by foresters. This pine often forms pure stands but can be found growing mixed in with oaks and other pines as long as the soil is well drained and acidic. The Caribbean pine grows in forest of the lowlands up to about 2,297 feet but can...

Camphora tree, Cinnamomum camphora
2014-02-07 09:51:33

Cinnamomum camphora is an evergreen tree species. The species may also be commonly referred to as the Camphor tree, Camphorwood or Camphor laurel. C. camphora plants belong to the Lauraceae family. The tree is indigenous to China, specifically south of the Yangtze River, Taiwan, Japan, Korea and Vietnam. It has been introduced and has become naturalized in many other regions of the world and the tree is considered an invasive species in parts of the United States and Australia. Cinnamomum...

Amflora
2013-10-03 07:51:27

Amflora, known also as EH92-527-1, is a genetically modified potato developed by BASF Plant Science. Amflora potato plant produces pure amylopectin starch that is processed to waxy potato starch. Amflora was approved for industrial applications in the European Union market on March 2, 2010 by the European Commission. It was originally registered on August 5, 1996. Amflora was developed by geneticist Lennart Erjefalt and agronomist Juri Kano of Svalof Weibull AB. Because of the lack of...

Golden Rice
2013-10-02 14:11:48

Golden Rice is a variety of Oryza sativa rice produced  through genetic engineering to biosynthesize beta-carotene, a precursor of vitamin A, in the edible parts of the rice. The research was conducted with the goal of producing a fortified food to be grown and consumed in areas with a shortage of dietary vitamin A, a deficiency which is estimated to kill 670,000 children under five years old each year. Golden rice is different from its parental strain by the addition of three...

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